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National Museum of Bosnia and Herzegovina

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Zmaja od Bosne 3, Sarajevo 71000, Bosnia and Herzegovina
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Reviewed 16 September 2018

Excellent museum, at the time of visiting under renovation. Having said that, the archaeological section and the medieval sections that I visited were exceptionally well curated and I learned a lot about the earlier history of the area. Labelling of exhibits were of good standard...More

1  Thank ahpincis
Reviewed 8 September 2018

You must visit this museum while in Sarajevo! It's quite large with several different buildings full of interesting exhibits. There's a natural history building and an ethnography building in addition to the main building. You get to the other two by walking through a courtyard...More

3  Thank Adrienne T
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Excellent traditional musum with three departments (archaeology, naturals science, ethnology) offers both architecturally and collection wise atmosphere of excellent traditional european museum. Excellent medieval collection is must see!

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Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Our entrance fee was like 3km or something similar. We spent over an hour here and fairly breezed through a lot of it. If you were so inclined, the whole thing could take up 3-4 hours. There are about seven parts to the Museum; Romans,...More

Thank Matt M
Reviewed 30 July 2018

When we wanted to buy tickets, they told us to have no change at all, we had to give the exact amount of money. The objets (which were not very exciting anyway) were not lightened enough and the famous Hagada you can only see behind...More

1  Thank Neeli111
Reviewed 31 May 2018

Learn about the rich history of Bosnia and Herzegovina through a series of buildings with everything from ancient jewelry to 19th century rooms that have been transplanted from homes of the wealthy class. As an added treat, spend time in the gardens that are resplendent...More

Thank DarwinOK
Reviewed 21 May 2018

The collection is beautifully displayed and well-labled. The highlight for me, however, was the Sarajevo Haggadah. Bravo!

Thank DadaCabaret
Reviewed 8 May 2018

Go to this museum to learn about the ethnic history and the ancient history of Bosnia. It is actually composed of three museums and a library around one beautiful botanical garden. You can see ancient roman artefacts discovered in Bosnia and beautiful ethnic costumes. Spend...More

Thank MK F
Reviewed 30 January 2018

National Museum of Bosnia and Herzegovina has plenty to offer. This Museum is one of the most famous arts of Austro-Hungarian Czech Architect Karl Parzik, a founder of modern Sarajevo who decided to spent rest of his life in Sarajevo after graduating architecture in Vienna,...More

Thank aminam86
Reviewed 20 January 2018

I went for the sole purpose of seeing the famous Sarajevo Haggadah. But it's in an area that is closed for renovation. It's the greatest piece in the museum so you would think they'd make it available.

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Lauren D
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Response from Belgy11 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, When we were there end of May 2017, we have seen the Hagaddah. It is in a little room apart from the other exhibition items, and we could go in the room.
8 November 2016|
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Response from H M | Reviewed this property |
Hello again. I just found the ticket :).. it cost 5Marks only not 12.